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12th Annual Special Education & Transition Conference
Houston Community College - Northwest, Spring Branch Campus
1010 Sam Houston Pkwy, Houston, 77043
$30 Family Members; $15 Youth with disabilities, $50 Community Members
FREE to first 150 families/youth who pre-register. 
To Register & Pay Online - Go to:  https://f2fconference2017.eventbrite.com
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Saturday, January 28 • 9:30am - 10:30am
Using Any Book to Teach Social Skills OPEN

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Everyday we are presented with social scenes and how we will react to them.  Will we modify our behavior to fit the social scene or will we overreact because we lack skills?  Students on the Autism Spectrum face decisions like this on a minute-by-minute bases.  How do you teach students on the Autism Spectrum these skills?  Literature, storybooks, and pictures books can help because teachers and students can investigate the characters and their social scenes to see when the characters have success and when they have failure.  Come and learn how to turn any picture book, literature, or storybook into a successful social skill teaching opportunity.  


April T Giauque, M.Ed

Texas School for Deaf - Access Program
April T Giauque has a Master’s in Special Education.  She is the mother of 9 children 5 of which have special needs: Autism and who are Deaf.  April is the author of the BASE: Building Advanced Social Education which is an interactive social skills curriculum, and she is a co-author of a second social skills curriculum Social Scene Investigation.  April is a former founding Parent and board member of a charter school... Read More →

Saturday January 28, 2017 9:30am - 10:30am
Room 312

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